Have you had to rummage around the loft, garage or spare room to try and find the Christmas decorations? Have you considered renting a self storage unit? You’ll be surprised how much self storage can help when clearing out the house, regardless of how much stuff you have.Continue reading
A very common question in the industry is whether or not you can set up an office in a business storage unit. While there are certain instances where you can, it’s more common with business storage units at newer facilities in big city centres. Here, they have a dedicated reception area with Wi-Fi and other amenities which, of course, will impact the cost of self storage.
Even if you can’t run a business from a storage unit, there are several ways a self storage unit can help. What if you have an existing business and in the process of expanding? Maybe you’ve hired more staff, have a bigger fleet of vehicles or more products in your portfolio. Space can quickly become a major concern for home businesses or bigger companies and using business storage wisely can help you reap the rewards.Continue reading
Cleaning and storing sports equipment properly is essential to keep everything in good condition until next season. Considering that summer sport is now definitely over, you need innovative sports storage solutions to keep your expensive gear clean and safe.
This particularly applies to those who love canoeing, kayaking, cycling and playing golf. Don’t just dump it in a cupboard, garage or storage shed as it could cause premature wear and tear. The last thing you want next season is a damaged canoe, flat bicycle tyres or rodents living in your golf bag.Continue reading
Looking after and storing furniture is a common theme in the self-storage industry and for many reasons. It could be that you are decluttering, downsizing, moving, taking a gap year or dealing with bereavement. Whatever the reason, it’s important to properly take care of and store wooden or fabric furniture in particular.
Most of us will run out of space at home during some point in our lives but do you know what to do when that happens? In this article, we explore some useful cleaning tips and share expert advice on storing furniture the right way.Continue reading
With the kids back at school, you need creative storage solutions for all their school essentials. While primary school is not too bad, you still need space in the wardrobe for uniforms, extra books, stationery and PE kit.
When it comes to secondary school though, everything changes! By now, your kids will have textbooks and exercise books for most lessons, multiple PE kits, footwear and school uniforms. Not to mention winter or summer sportswear and equipment, musical instruments, art, technology and design projects.
The question is, where do you put all of that? In this article, we cover some clever space-saving and storage solutions for a more organised home.Continue reading